- Professor receives nearly $500,000 National Institutes of Health grant to study children born with congenital eye diseaseApril 3, 2023
Chair of the Department of Global and Community Health Carolyn Drews-Botsch continues her study of unilateral congenital cataracts by studying the risks and benefits of prolonged patching in preschool-aged children.
- November 4, 2022
Professor of public health Dr. Amira Roess shares why it is imperative we all get the latest COVID vaccine
- October 22, 2022
Monkeypox emergency orders are set to expire, but eradication isn't likely.
- Afar: Dr. Amira Roess comments on the effectiveness of vaccine shots and boosters in the fight against COVID-19October 5, 2022
5 Things I Wish I’d Known Before I Caught COVID on a Cruise.
- CBS News: Picks up the MoneyWatch piece citing Mason research and comments by Dr. Jhumka Gupta on period poverty in a story about CVS lowering the price of menstrual productsOctober 12, 2022
CVS cuts cost of menstrual products in 12 states with "tampon tax"
- October 14, 2022
5 Things I Wish I’d Known Before I Caught COVID on a Cruise
- October 17, 2022
A new study by Dongqing Wang, assistant professor of Global and Community Health, finds there is high COVID-19 vaccine hesitancy among adolescents in five sub-Saharan African countries mostly because of perceived lack of safety and perceived lack of effectiveness of COVID-19 vaccines.
- September 26, 2022
Michelle S. Williams, assistant professor in the Department of Global and Community Health, shares important facts about breast cancer that are often misconstrued or misunderstood.
- September 23, 2022
With a new National Institute of Mental Health grant, professor Rima Nakkash and other United States and Lebanon researchers will study whether engaging young adults as community mental health workers in humanitarian settings helps not only to support those communities in crisis, but protects the well-being of the young workers as well.
- Mon, 09/12/2022 - 09:33
Dr. Megan DuBois is a term assistant professor in the Department of Global and Community Health. One of her greatest objectives is to help teach, prepare, motivate, and mentor future public health leaders from diverse backgrounds. She believes that learning should result in greater well-being, and the highest level of learning should inspire action and change.